"Syracuse, New York" Top 5 Page for this destination Syracuse by shrimp56
Syracuse Travel Guide: 217 reviews and 354 photos
I grew up near Syracuse, so I can both sing the praises and complain about the "hub" of Central New York! I'll do more of both later:)
The picture was taken outside the I.M. Pei designed Everson Art Museum in downtown Syracuse.
I just learned that the 80 year old Hotel Syracuse has closed its doors, probably forever. This led me to want to do some new tips on Syracuse using historical images. I hope you enjoy!
Salt was discovered nearby after the Revolutionary War. The industry tailed off after the Civil War, but Syracuse to this day is called the "Salt City".
Please visit my Fayetteville page to see where I grew up:)
Fayetteville is about 11 miles east of Syracuse on state route 5. Since I was a child it has grown from 2,000 to 20,000 in population.
The hotel is a round 20 story building that has gone through several reincarnations, including Holiday Inn. It's now a... more travel advice
Growing up in Syracuse means growing up on the fringe of the wonderful "Finger Lake" region. There are 14e of these... more travel advice
- Ice sailing on Cazenovia Lake
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